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Norton, Presteigne LD8 2EN, Wales
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The Old Vicarage
Ranked #1 of 11 Presteigne B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

Stumbling off Offa's Dyke parched, late and exhausted we were greeted at the door by John and Paul offering us iced water on a tray and welcoming them into their home. If it were not a living and breathing home with all necessary mod cons (wi fi, electricity, heating etc) it would be possible to belive that you had stepped... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Although our stay was a short two nights, it felt like the clock (kindly) stood still for us at The Old Vicarage while we enjoyed the gorgeous gardens, the unparalleled hospitality and conversations with Paul and John, savored the scrumptious breakfasts, and slept in pure comfort. It felt like a world away from busy London and couldn't have been a... More

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New York and the UK
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We had the opportunity to stay again at the Old Vicarage. Barkey and the Girls (Lillie and Florence?), were a new fabulous addition - 3 of the biggest and friendlies pigs I've ever seen. Also a an apple, berry, and medlar orchard located in paradise!!! John and Paul were their usual charming selves - great hosts!

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Grantham - Lincs
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

The hosts Paul and John are the best you could ever wish for, their attention to detail is first class, the hospitality is second to none. The meals prepared by Paul and served by John were Michilan Star Quality, the wine also of very good quality. If you try it you will not be disappointed, in fact you will be... More

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Ilkeston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Our second stay at the Old Vicarage and the only criticism I can level is that it was far too long between visits - that of course is wholly our own fault. This time we were a party of six - family & friends, one of whom was celebrating his birthday. John & Paul could not have made us more... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013 via mobile

A winter weekend spent in this wonderful Victorian home where the attention to detail is second to none!! A roaring log fire, scones and tea greeted us on our return from walking Offa's Dyke. Paul is a superb chef and uses best quality local produce, the wine cellar has an excellent selection too! Thoroughly enjoyed a restful few days and... More

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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

We stopped off on our way to Anglesey, if only we'd had more time we'd have loved to stay longer. The house has been restored so beautifully, it was faultless, and so clean (I truly believed we were the first occupants of the shower). We stayed as two couples and had the house to ourselves (a mid week off season... More

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

We stayed at The Old Vicarage a couple of years ago with our friends. The service, decor and food was amazing. It was great to see what a wonderful restoration job the guys have done to the place. We arrived to afternoon tea and had a wonderful meal cooked in house with exquisite service. Breakfast was another treat. We spent... More

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North Walsham
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

We had a wonderful 2-night stay in September in this excellent Victorian style house. Paul and John are very hospitable hosts and made us very welcome. On arrival we had tea in the Drawing Room with delicious homemade scones. Paul is a trained chef and the second night we stayed we had a fabulous dinner cooked with locally sourced ingredients,... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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17 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Quite simply the nicest B&B we have stayed in, anywhere. The house is decorated to a wonderful standard, both in quality, historical accuracy and attention to detail. The two owners are most welcoming and charming, have a great knowledge of the local area and they are delighted to chat about things to do and see, as well as the house.... More

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Address: Norton, Presteigne LD8 2EN, Wales
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Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Presteigne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 3
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The Old Vicarage Presteigne, Wales

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